Song Meanings and Facts Blog

Hate Myself

“Hate Myself” by Dodie

As its title implies, Dodie’s “Hate Myself” is in fact psychological in nature. And the reason the vocalist has developed self-hatred is not due to her own mindstate per se. Rather this song speaks to...

Wellerman

“Wellerman” by The Longest Johns

The song “Wellerman” has been classified under a genre called a sea shanty which dates back to at least the 19th century. These are the types of songs sailors used to sing while performing the mundane, group...

MY TREASURE

“MY TREASURE” by TREASURE

The lyrics of Treasure’s “My Treasure” song read sort of like the type of ‘put on a happy face’ tracks we’ve come to expect from male K-pop artists. Perhaps it is also premised in the...